By Monica Heger

This story, originally published on Nov. 16, has been updated to include information about the MHC capture technique BGI has developed with Roche NimbleGen.

SHENZHEN, China — BGI executive director Wang Jun said last week that researchers at the institute are developing a capture technique that will enrich for the whole exome, regulatory regions, the major histocompatibility complex locus, and population-based tag SNPs.

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